Russian watch Raketa Copernicus, 1990s
Russian mechanical watch – Raketa Copernicus (Copernik). Sun & Moon watch.
Raketa 2609 HA movement with 19 ruby jewels. Central second hand. Shock protection.
Diameter 34 mm, thickness 10 mm. Organic glass. Stainless steel caseback with number #735.
Made in Russia (1990s). Petrodvorets Watch Factory (Raketa).
Excellent condition! Must-have Russian wrist watch.
Sun & Moon hands: The hour hand took the form of a golden disc, representing the Sun, while the minute hand was the Moon, taking the form of a large ring. Once an hour the Sun and Moon hands would overlap for an eclipse on the wrist.